P. S. Berney


P. S. Berney


John Muir


MUIR LODGELos Angeles, July 31st, 1914.Mr. John Muir,Martinez, Calif.,Dear Mr. Muir:-Allow me to thank you, in the name of the Southern California Section of the Sierra Club, for your most generous contribution to its expansion fund.We have all of the carpenter work done, and you may truthfully feel that you have contributed that portion of the work. It is the means of providing shelter for the men of our Club during the rainy months in years to come. The gift is as generous as it was unexpected, and words cannot express the feeling that we all have.With very best wishes for your health and happiness.Sincerely yours,[illegible]PSB*H05805


Los Angeles

Date Original

1914 Jul 31


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 22, Image 0503

Collection Identifier

Online finding aid for the microform version of the John Muir Correspondence

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Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters



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